This morning, at precisely 7:53, I woke up to a message from Dave... Well Nottingham, I've seen it all! This makes Nottingham seem really dodgy but I promise you all it isn't. I've never really felt unsafe or at peril during my time here and I just couldn't believe my luck. Of course my … Continue reading three wheels and seven weeks to go.
For my final one, I thought I'd make a video. I tried to keep it short but it is just over six minutes! (I apologise for any babbling or for talking too much.) For those who are looking at this blog page for the first time, this ‘hóngbāo’ adventure is a series of posts starting … Continue reading 正月十五：fifteenth and final day of my ‘hóngbāo’ adventure
首先，祝大家新年快乐，过年了，恭喜发财！ Firstly, Happy Chinese New Year everyone! Gong hei fat choi! It is the Year of the Monkey and has been described a year that you either need to swing through the trees by taking opportunities and bounding over challenges or let your worries and stress hold you back and mean you fall rather than … Continue reading 初一: day one of my ‘hóngbāo adventure’
I feel as if I haven't written on this blog in an incredibly long time and have decided to write a quick "in the moment" post as a break from Spanish revision. I already have an assessment on Tuesday (4th October) that I am dreading. It's too soon! As a language student I am definitely … Continue reading Final Year Commences…